WorldCat Identities

Davies, Vivian

Overview
Works: 55 works in 76 publications in 5 languages and 571 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference proceedings 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor
Classifications: DT61, 932.01
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Vivian Davies
Egypt by W. V Davies( Book )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Egypte : nieuws uit de Oudheid by W. V Davies( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in Dutch and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belangrijke aspecten van de Egyptische Oudheid, beschreven tegen de achtergrond van de nieuwste ontdekkingen
Egypt uncovered( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shot on location at many sites off-limits to the public, and featuring many noted Egyptologists, this series offers a comprehensive look at new archaeological discoveries about ancient Egypt
Unbekanntes Ägypten : mit neuen Methoden alten Geheimnissen auf der Spur( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in German and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Egypt chaos and kings( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Designed as stepping stones to a happy afterlife, the great pyramids were not isolated phenomena but rather representations of religious and architectural evolution. This program looks at the development of these structures and new discoveries
Egypte : nieuws uit de Oudheid by W. V Davies( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belangrijke aspecten van de Egyptische Oudheid, beschreven tegen de achtergrond van de nieuwste ontdekkingen
Mummies into the afterlife( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on mummies not only as keys to understanding how ancient people lived and died, but also as providers of clues about certain diseases that affect us today
Chaos and kings( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores recent findings that lead scientists to believe that the Egyptian civilization is much older than previously thought and probably didn't begin along the Nile's banks
Deities and demons( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at how average citizens brought the gods into their everyday lives. Includes a recent excavation that uncovered middle-class homes with separate rooms for household gods and statues representing dead relatives who could transport messages to the gods
Pyramid the resurrection machine( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this episode, archaeologists investigate the purpose of the pyramids. Also shows new discoveries in the Valley of the Kings that point to a sophisticated belief system
Egypt uncovered( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how Egyptian priests prepared a mummy, including the ceremonial organ removal and the wrapping that often took two weeks using thousands of square feet of cloth interspersed with magic amulets
Age of gold( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reveals the secrets of the Egyptians' quest and use of gold. Also presents new evidence that the tombs of ancient pharaohs were systematically robbed by the state and by priests in order to finance the continuance of the Egyptian civilization
Egypt uncovered( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tracks the history of the ancient Egyptians who manaaged to endure in a world dominated by the fury of nature
Egypt uncovered by W. V Davies( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Egypt the resurrection machine( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Designed as stepping stones to a happy afterlife, the great pyramids were not isolated phenomena but rather representations of religious and architectural evolution. This program looks at the development of these structures and new discoveries over there
Egypt uncovered( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this episode, archaeologists investigate the purpose of the pyramids. Also shown are new discoveries in the Valley of the Kings that point to a sophisticated belief system
Egypt, the Aegean and the Levant : interconnections in the second millenium BC( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Egypt uncovered( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reveals the secrets of the Egyptians' quest and use of gold. Also presents new evidence that the tombs of ancient pharaohs were systematically robbed by the state and by priests in order to finance the continuance of the Egyptian civilization
L'Egypte( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Egypt uncovered( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reveals a legendary realm of mythical figures as fascinating as those of the Greeks and Romans, which animals represented sacred deities to be worshipped, and delve into an underworld of spells, oracles, and dream interpretations that influenced every decision in daily life
 
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Alternative Names
Davies, Vivian

Davies, W. Vivian

Languages
English (25)

Dutch (4)

German (2)

French (2)

Spanish (1)

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